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{{character|image=Pocoloco.jpg|performer=[[Jerry Nelson]]|note=1974-1978|performer2=[[Michael Earl]]|note2=1978-1980}}
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'''Poco Loco''' is a [[Parrots|parrot]] who first appeared on ''[[Sesame Street]]'' in [[episode 0674|a 1974 episode]]. After a couple of episodes in [[Season 6]] and [[Season 7]] (including [[episode 0800]]), he returned as a recurring character on ''[[Sesame Street]]'' in the early 80s. The character also appeared in ''[[Follow That Bird]]'', with one speaking line.
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'''Poco Loco''' is a [[Parrots|parrot]] who first appeared on ''[[Sesame Street]]'' in [[Episode 0674]]. After appearing in a few episodes from [[Season 6 (1974-1975)|season 6]] to [[Season 8 (1976-1977)|8]], he returned as a recurring character on ''[[Sesame Street]]'' from [[Season 11 (1979-1980)|season 11]] through [[Season 14 (1982-1983)|14]]. In these appearances, he was typically able to imitate unique sounds like bells and even the voices of the other characters.
   
The puppet was later modified and used for [[H. Ross Parrot]].
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The puppet appeared frequently thereafter as a background bird. He appeared in ''[[Follow That Bird]]'', with one speaking line, and in the song "[[We Are All Earthlings (song)|We Are All Earthlings]]," sharing a sung line with [[Little Bird]]. The puppet was later modified and used for [[H. Ross Parrot]], and repurposed again for Bolo in [[Episode 3839]].
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Poco continued to appear on ''Sesame Street'' as late as [[Episode 4508]], and has even popped up on the Spanish spin-off ''[[Sesame Amigos]]'', appearing in one segment as [[Vadhir Derbez]]'s parrot. {{youtube|WFdXTCD1QJg}}
   
 
In Spanish, "poco loco" means "a little crazy".
 
In Spanish, "poco loco" means "a little crazy".
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==Book appearances==
 
==Book appearances==
 
* ''[[Who's Who on Sesame Street|More Who's Who on Sesame Street]]'' (1982)
 
* ''[[Who's Who on Sesame Street|More Who's Who on Sesame Street]]'' (1982)
*''[[The Sesame Street Question and Answer Book About Animals]]'' (1983)
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* ''[[The Sesame Street Question and Answer Book About Animals]]'' (1983)
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Latest revision as of 15:26, November 14, 2019

Pocoloco
PERFORMER Jerry Nelson 1974-1978
  Michael Earl 1980
DEBUT 1974

Poco Loco is a parrot who first appeared on Sesame Street in Episode 0674. After appearing in a few episodes from season 6 to 8, he returned as a recurring character on Sesame Street from season 11 through 14. In these appearances, he was typically able to imitate unique sounds like bells and even the voices of the other characters.

The puppet appeared frequently thereafter as a background bird. He appeared in Follow That Bird, with one speaking line, and in the song "We Are All Earthlings," sharing a sung line with Little Bird. The puppet was later modified and used for H. Ross Parrot, and repurposed again for Bolo in Episode 3839.

Poco continued to appear on Sesame Street as late as Episode 4508, and has even popped up on the Spanish spin-off Sesame Amigos, appearing in one segment as Vadhir Derbez's parrot. (YouTube)

In Spanish, "poco loco" means "a little crazy".

Book appearancesEdit

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